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Newfoundland Obit Announcements
From Nova Scotia Newspapers

Halifax Herald
January 2005

 

ARCHER, Bernard Franklyn "Bernie"
Monday, January 3, 2005 The Halifax Herald Limited
ARCHER, Bernard Franklyn "Bernie"
- 86, passed away in Halifax on January 1, 2005. Born in Humbermouth, NL, he was a resident of Halifax since 1938. He was a veteran of the Second World War, serving five years in the RCAF. He was a member of St. Joseph's Parish. Bernie was employed at Acadian Lines Ltd. for 47 years, retiring at the age of 74. His favorite pastime was cribbage, having played with various leagues over the years. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Pat (O'Quinn); son, Jerry (Jeanne); daughter, Helena (Phil); grandchildren, Megan, Meredith, Karla and David. The family will receive visitors in J.A. Snow Funeral Home on Windsor Street, Tuesday, January 4, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A memorial service will be held in the funeral home on Wednesday, January 5, at 9:30 a.m. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in Bernie's memory may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. On-line condolences to: snowfh@alderwoods.com


COLLICOTT, Arthur Lloyd George
Wednesday, January 19, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
COLLICOTT, Arthur Lloyd George
- 84, Spryfield, passed away January 15, 2005, in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born in Halifax, he was the son of the late Charles and Norah (Boutilier) Collicott. Arthur was a veteran of the Second World War and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 152, Spryfield. Surviving are his daughter, Lynn (Gordon) Butt, Portugal Cove, NL; sons, Wayne (Mildred), Cornwall, P.E.I.; Christopher (Kathy), Fredericton, N.B.; Robert (Elaine), Barry, Ont.; seven grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild. Arthur was predeceased by his wife, Ellen (Drysdale) Collicott; daughter, Pat Gallan. Cremation has taken place under the care and direction of J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, 149 Herring Cove Rd., Halifax. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the time of service at 2 p.m. Thursday, January 20, both in the funeral home, Rev. Harley Kynock officiating. Interment will be held in Oakridge Memory Gardens, Lower Sackville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Kidney Foundation of Canada, Nova Scotia Branch.


COX, Everest James
Wednesday, January 12, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
COX, Everest James
- 80, Louisbourg, died January 9, 2005, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Newfoundland, he was a son of the late Albert and Angela (Dolimont) Cox. Surviving are wife, Maria; children, Molly, Marjorie, Rosemary, Elizabeth, Ada, Gerard, Joseph, Abie, Albert; stepchildren, Andy, Darren; brother, Owen; 25 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, four stepgrandchildren. He was predeceased by infant son, Johnny. Visitation today 2-4, 7-9 p.m. in S.W. Chant & Son Funeral Home, Sydney, with funeral 10 a.m. Thursday in the funeral home chapel. Cremation will follow. Arrangements under the direction of Chant's Funeral Homes.


DODGE, Stanley Joseph
Saturday, January 8, 2005 The Halifax Herald Limited
DODGE, Stanley Joseph
- 83, Spryfield. It is with great sadness that we announce his passing on January 7, 2005, in Camp Hill Veterans' Memorial Building, QEII. Stan was born on October 8, 1921, in English Harbour East, NL. He was a son of the late George and Amelia (Kearley) Dodge. He was always a very hard worker and a good provider, setting good work ethics for his family. He worked at the National Sea Plant, retiring after 35 years of service. He was a loving husband and a caring man in his own quiet, confident way. He was also a pleasant father-in-law, loving to all of his family.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Loretta (MacInnis) Dodge, and their six children, Rita (Jan) Petrossi, Mary MacDonald, Billy (Lynn), Louise Zinck, Eddy (Linda), and Jimmy; brothers, John and Edwin; sister, Ellen Stewart; grandchildren, Dale, Andrea, Trevor, Lin, Cindy, Tina, Mike, Ivan, Ray, Barry, Heather, and David; 19 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by grandsons, Tony and Benjamin; brothers, George, Cecil, and Bill; sister, Sarah. Visitation will be held Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, 149 Herring Cove Rd., Halifax. Funeral service will be in St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church, Halifax, on Monday, January 10, at 10 a.m., Father Duncan MacMaster officiating. Cremation to follow. There will be a reception at Ray's house on Spencer Avenue. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
Stan, you were truly loved and will be greatly missed.


DOVE, Howard Walter
Tuesday, January 4, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
DOVE, Howard Walter
- 70, Lower Sackville, passed away peacefully with his only daughter, son-in-law and four grandchildren by his side, January 2, 2005, in Cobequid Multi-service Centre. Born in Newfoundland, he was a son of the late Walter and Ethel (Martin) Dove. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. Though your body is resting in God's garden, your spirit and humour will be with us forever and a day. Surviving are his daughter, Deborrah-Lin "Lin" (Doug) Banfield, Lower Sackville; grandchildren, Tanya-Mae, Hopper "Louis", Doug "Jake", Nicholas, and Jonathan; great-grandson, Louis Douglas. He was predeceased by brothers, Robert, Frank, Errol; twin brother, Hayward; sisters, Blanche, Mildred, and Marion. No visitation by request. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Lower Sackville, with Archdeacon Ron Cutler assisted by Rev. Gloria Lee officiating. Burial in Oakridge Cemetery. No flowers by request. Arrangements have been entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Home, 125 Sackville Dr., Lower Sackville. Donations may be made to Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of Canada, Maritime Region. To the home care workers who cared for Dad while he was still at home - thanks for your daily care and words of comfort, and to Scotia Nursing Home staff - although Dad's stay with you was short, thank you for your care and support. On-line condolences to: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com


GARNIER, Ronald A.
Tuesday, January 18, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
GARNIER, Ronald A.
- 67, Nyanza, died January 11, 2005, in Hotel Dieu Hospital, Cornwall, Ont. Born in St. Fintans, NL, January 6, 1938, he was a son of the late Joseph Richard Garnier and Ida Oliver (Garnier). Ronald was a truck driver, retired in 1988. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and the company of friends and family. He is survived by his wife of 17 years, the former Francine (Chrétien-Magnan); stepsons, Michel, Pierre and Andre Magnan; daughters, Tara and Tammy; 11 brothers and sisters; grandchildren, Austin and Sierra; stepgrandchildren, Michelle, Chantelle, Danielle, Michael, Renée-Lee, Jasmine and Elizabeth. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 19, in Farquharson Memorial Presbyterian Church, Middle River with Rev. Kenneth Allan officiating. Donations may be made to Farquharson Memorial Presbyterian Church. Arrangements are under the direction of MacAskill Funeral Home.


GRADY (Finney), Anna K.
Monday, January 3, 2005 The Halifax Herald Limited
GRADY (Finney), Anna K.
- 86, Bedford, passed away December 31, 2004, in Oceanview Manor, surrounded by her family. Born in Bay Bulls, St. John's, NL, she was a daughter of the late James and Jane Finney. She was the loving wife of William "Bill", Bedford; dedicated and caring mother of sons, Kevin Maloney, St. John's, NL; Eddie (Lorna), Gates Brook; David, Bedford; daughters, Mary (Bob Schofield), Lower Sackville; Nadine, Bedford. She is also survived by brother, Charlie, St. John's, NL; grandchildren, Patti, Beverley, Robert, Murray, Darlene, Eddie; great-grandchildren, Holly, Kristen, Jessie, James, Joshua, Paige, Hope, Zachery, Jacob; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by son, Murray, and two children in infancy; brothers, Frank and Jim; sisters, Emily and Margaret. The body is resting in T.K. Barnard Funeral Home, Bedford where visitation will be today from 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be Tuesday, January 4, at 10 a.m. in St. Ignatius Church, Bedford with Father Joe MacKinnon officiating. Burial at a later date in Brookside Cemetery, Bedford.
"Sadly missed, never to be forgotten"


GRASSER (March), Shirley
Monday, January 3, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
GRASSER (March), Shirley
- 62, passed away peacefully December 31, 2004. Born in Stephenville, NL, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Anne (White) March. She is survived by her husband, Wayne Grasser; daughter, Darlene Mosher, Eastern Passage; son, Ernie, Dartmouth; numerous brothers and sisters; grandchildren, Sarah and Brent Mosher. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Canadian Diabetes Association. Burial at a later date. On-line condolences to: almattatallfh@alderwoods.com


GREEN, James Joseph John "Jim" Sr.
Friday, January 14, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
GREEN, James Joseph John "Jim" Sr.
- 59, Queen Street, Yarmouth, passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2005, in Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born September 2, 1946, in St. John's, NL, he was a son of Mary Greene. He worked as a scallop fisherman. Surviving are his wife of 30 years, Ann M. (Robicheau) Green; his children, John F. (Vanessa) Green, Sluice Point; James J.J. Jr. (Janice) Green, Yarmouth; Valerie M. Green, at home; grandchildren, Andrew, Hannah, Katelyn, Christine, Ashley. Visitation will be from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, followed by the funeral at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 15, both in H.M. Huskilson's Memorial Chapel, 29 Albert St., Yarmouth, Father John MacPherson officiating. Spring Interment will take place in Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery, Yarmouth. Memorial donations may be made to Canadian Diabetes Association. On-line condolences may be sent to: huskilson@ns.sympatico.ca


HANN, Samuel Everett
Wednesday, January 12, 2005 The Halifax Herald Limited
HANN, Samuel Everett
- 71, Harbourstone Enhanced Care facility, formerly of Louisbourg, died January 9, 2005, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Newfoundland, he was a son of the late Everett and Liza Hann. He is survived by his wife, the former Theresa Burke; daughter, Jeanette; sons, Kenny, Jamie; four sisters, two brothers; grandchildren, Brittany, Samantha, Lily. He was predeceased by three sisters. Visitation took place January 10, in Zion Presbyterian Church, Louisbourg. Funeral was held January 11, in Zion Presbyterian Church. Burial in Stella Maris Parish Cemetery, Louisbourg. Arrangements under the direction of Chant's Funeral Homes.


KEEPING, Irene
Saturday, January 15, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
KEEPING, Irene
- 84, Samuel Prince Manor, Halifax, died in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII, January 13, 2005. Born in Red Island, NL, she was a daughter of the late Albert and Frances (Scott) Cossar. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, James; brother, Thomas Cossar; sisters, Mary Isaacs, Anna Hatcher, Edna Cossar, Eliza Hatcher; son-in-law, James A. Meade. She is survived by her daughter, Mary Frances Meade; grandchildren, James, Gregory and Adrian (Lisa) Meade; many nieces and nephews. Irene loved to knit and donated to the sick and needy. She was a former member of St. James Anglican Church, Port-aux-Basques, NL, and she had been a parishioner of Church of St. Margaret of Scotland, Halifax, for the past 12 years. Visitation will take place 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday, January 16, in J.A. Snow Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St., Halifax. Funeral service conducted by The Rev. Dianne Parker assisted by The Rev. Arthur Cuzner will be held 10 a.m. Monday, January 17, in St. Margaret of Scotland Church. Burial will be held in Port-aux-Basques at a later date. Family flowers only. Memorial contributions to Anglican Parish of St. Margaret of Scotland. E-mail condolences to: snowfh@alderwoods.com


MacDONALD, Lillian Martha
Wednesday, January 26, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
MacDONALD, Lillian Martha
- 77, Brentwood, formerly of Corner Brook, NL, passed away January 24, 2005, in Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro. Born in St. John's, NL, she was a daughter of the late Neil and Ethel (Wight) Patrick. She is survived by daughters, Trish (Peter) Bekkers, Shubenacadie; Ann MacDonald (Paul Hodgson), Guelph, Ont.; grandchildren, Alex, William, Jenna; sister, Pat (Jerry) Cunningham, Antigonish; niece, Pam Cunningham, Antigonish; nephews, Doug Cunningham, Maine; David Patrick, Nunavut. She was predeceased by brother, Neil Patrick. No visitation by request. A memorial service will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in Colchester Community Funeral Home, 512 Willow St., Deacon Wilfred Boudreau officiating. Interment at a later date in Humber Valley United Church Cemetery, Pasadena, NL. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia, Lung Association of Nova Scotia or Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro.


MEGANN-BARROWMAN, Gillian Mary
Monday, January 17, 2005     The Halifax Herald Limited
MEGANN-BARROWMAN, Gillian Mary
- Passed away suddenly in Monfort Hospital, Ottawa, Ont., on Friday, January 14, 2005, at the age of 36. She was the much loved wife of Nicholas; mother of Clare and Adam; daughter of Rosemarie and Harry; sister of Jim and Adele; friend of everyone. Gillian was a loving and compassionate wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend. Friends may pay respects at Kelly Funeral Home, 2370 St-Joseph Blvd., Orleans, Ont. (613-235-6712) today from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral will be Tuesday to the Annunciation of the Lord Parish, 2414 Ogilvie Rd., Ottawa, Ont. for the Mass of Christian Funeral at 10:30 a.m. A memorial service will be celebrated in St. John's, Newfoundland at a later date. Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation may be made to a charity of your choice.


NOSEWORTHY, Ernestine
Tuesday, January 11, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
NOSEWORTHY, Ernestine
- 62, North Sydney. It is with great sadness the family announces the death of Ernestine Noseworthy, a resident of Clifford Street, North Sydney, January 9, 2005, in Northside General Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Harbour Breton, NL, she was a daughter of the late William and Elizabeth (Rose) Ashford. She is survived by her daughters, Susan (Kenneth) Long, Dartmouth; Lisa Noseworthy (Darren Ivey), Cheryl MacGean (Steve MacAskill), Natasha Noseworthy, all of North Sydney; sons, Roger (Diane), Sydney Mines; John (Sandi), New Glasgow; George (Ann), Oak Harbor, Wash.; brother, Arthur Ashford, North Sydney; sisters, Emily Ashford, Sydney Mines; Tryphena Hodder, St. Bernards, NL; Melita Skinner, Harbour Breton, NL. Also surviving are 13 grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Ernestine will be fondly remembered by sister-in-law, Clara Ashford; good friends, Eileen Piercey, Cecilia Organ, Andy VanDommelen, Gerry Timbury, and special nephew, Artie (Lynn) Ashford. Ernestine was predeceased by her brothers, John and George Ashford; sister-in-law, Margaret Ashford; former husband, Ross Noseworthy. There will be no visitation. Family will be receiving friends at 50 Clifford St., after 7 p.m. today. A private family service will be held in W. J. Dooley Funeral Home, 107 Pleasant St., North Sydney. Burial to follow in Lakeside Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Lung Association of Nova Scotia. On-line condolences may be sent to: info@wjdooley.com


PRETTY, Arthur James "Calvin"
Monday, January 31, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
PRETTY, Arthur James "Calvin"
- 67, Lower Sackville, passed away Saturday, January 29, 2005. Born in Dildo, NL, raised in Gander, NL, he was a son of the late Arthur and Eliza (Shepherd). He attended Memorial University and Queens College in St. John's, NL, then Kings College in Halifax. He served in the parishes of Ecum Secum, Lockeport, New Ross, St. Marks and St. John the Evangelist. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Joyce (Mingo); children, Donna Lee (Steve), Mark (Tina) and Heidi (Craig) Zeller; grandchildren, Cory, Kellyanne, Amelia, Luke, Mary, Katrena, Natasha, Julia, Chantelle and Gabriel; sisters, Evelyn and Lee. He was predeceased by his son, Christopher, and sister, Alma. Funeral service will be held in St. Marks Church, Wednesday, February 2, at 11 a.m. Reception will be in the church following the service. Calvin's family wishes to heartfully thank each and everyone of his friends and homecare workers who have devoted so much support and love. If desired, donations may be made to St. Marks Church for a memorial in Cal's name.


SEARS, Andrew Joseph "Andy"
Tuesday, January 18, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
SEARS, Andrew Joseph "Andy"
- 83, St. Andrew's, Antigonish Co., passed away peacefully January 16, 2005, in St. Martha's Regional Hospital, Antigonish. Born in Searston, NL, he was a son of the late Jeremiah and Monica (Downey) Sears. He was a veteran of the Second World War in the merchant navy and transferred to the army and served overseas. He resided in St. Andrew's most of his married life. He was a carpenter by trade and worked at Eastern Woodworkers, Bethany, and Central Supplies. He was a staunch supporter of St. Andrew's parish and community. He was an avid gardener and sports fisherman, and enjoyed a good game of cards and also picking wild berries.

He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Teresa (MacIntosh); daughters, Sharon Daley, London, Ont.; Sandra Dillman (Jim), Amherst; Mary Burns (Brad), Sonora, Guysborough Co.; Eileen Grant (Duncan), St. Andrew's; Bernadette MacMillan (Tom), Yarmouth; son, Andy (Karen), St. Andrew's; 19 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; sisters, Kay Tompkins (John), Carmela MacDonald, and brother, Jackie, all of Antigonish; and a number of nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sisters, Mary, Rita, Clara; brother, Tom, and son-in-law, Peter Daley. Visitation 7-9 p.m. Wednesday and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday in MacIsaac Funeral Home, Antigonish. Liturgy of Christian burial 10:30 a.m. Friday in St. Andrew's Church, St. Andrew's, Rev. Robert Neville officiating. Burial in South River Cemetery. Donations may be made to Palliative Care or Victorian Order of Nurses, Antigonish. www.MacIsaacs.ca


SMITH, Annie Frances
Friday, January 14, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
SMITH, Annie Frances
- 80, Westmount, died January 12, 2005. Born in Searston, Codroy Valley, NL, she was a daughter of the late Fred and Mildred (White) O'Quinn. Surviving are daughter, Ann; sons, Ronnie, Kenneth, David, Brian, Eugene, Shawn; sister, Margaret; brother, Robert; 17 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews. She was predeceased by husband, George; sisters, Rita, Mary, Elizabeth, Theresa, Bertha; brothers, Lawrence, Joe, John. Visitation for immediate family only. Funeral Friday in T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel, Rev. Norman MacPhee officiating. Burial in Forest Haven Memorial Gardens. twcurryparkviewchapel@ns.sympatico.ca


SMITH (Martin), Doris Marie
Monday, January 17, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
SMITH (Martin), Doris Marie
- 98, Lunenburg, formerly of Halifax, passed away Friday, January 14, 2005, in Harbour View Haven Home for Special Care, Lunenburg. Born in Coombs Cove, NL, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Clarissa (Hillier) Vallis. Doris was a member of St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Blue Rocks. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her first husband, Aloysius Martin; second husband, Gerald Smith; stepson, Norman Smith; seven sisters and four brothers. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Dana L. Sweeny Funeral Home, 11213 Highway 3, Lunenburg, with visitation Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. Funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. in St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Blue Rocks, Rev. Linda Macdonald officiating. Interment will follow at 1:30 p.m. in Mount Hermon Cemetery, Dartmouth. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or Canadian Cancer Society. www.sweenyfuneralhome.ca


SNOW, Hilda
Monday, January 24, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
SNOW, Hilda
- 70, Dartmouth, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her family, on Thursday, January 20, 2005. Born in Fortune Bay, NL, she was a daughter of the late John Henry and Mary Elizabeth (Dominaux) Hardiman. She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Douglas; her sons and their wives, Kenneth (Denise), Wayne (Michele), both of Dartmouth; Brian (Anne), Lower Sackville; Cst. Derek (Kim), Moncton; 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren, as well as several siblings. Visiting will be 7-9 p.m. today, funeral 11 a.m. Tuesday, Rev. Arthur Snow officiating, both in Dartmouth Funeral Home, 29 Queen St. (466-2360). In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society.


STAPLETON, Brian Leo
Thursday, January 6, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
STAPLETON, Brian Leo
- 69, Bedford, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, January 4, 2005. Born in St. John's, NL, he was predeceased by his parents, Leo and Mary (Duggan) Stapleton, and his sister, Elizabeth. Brian will be deeply missed and ever loved by his wife, Janet (Squires); his son, Doug (Linda); daughters, Eleanor Delano (Gordon) and Sue Chisholm (Jeff); grandchildren, Douglas, Robert, Gillian and Michael Delano, Jessica and Matthew Chisholm; brothers, Ronald (Babs), Leonard (Jeanette), Basil (Wendy), and Paul (Susan); sisters, Joan Dawe (Edward) and Gerri Dickinson (Harold), as well as Brian's special friend, Ron Kervin. Also surviving are many loving relatives and friends. The family will receive relatives and friends from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today in J.A. Snow Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St., Halifax. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, January 7, at 10 a.m. in St. Ignatius Roman Catholic Church, Bedford. Donations in Brian's memory to any charity would be appreciated. E-mail condolences to: snowfh@alderwoods.com


STROWBRIDGE, Cyril
Saturday, January 8, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
STROWBRIDGE, Cyril
- 78, Wreck Cove, NL, passed away on January 2, 2005. Born in Wreck Cove, on November 30, 1926, he was the second child of the late William and Beatrice Strowbridge. He was predeceased by his wife, Anabell (Crant) Strowbridge; brother, John Strowbridge, and sister, Marjorie (Strowbridge) Cox. He is survived by his sister, Hannah Jane (Strowbridge) Vallis; brother-in-law, Edwin Vallis; nephew, Derek Vallis, and sister-in-law, Dora (Pye) Strowbridge. Funeral services were held in All Saints Anglican Church in Wreck Cove, NL, on January 5, followed by interment in All Saints Anglican Cemetery, Wreck Cove. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to All Saints Anglican Church in Wreck Cove. On-line condolences may be sent to: derek.cvlaw@ns.aliantzinc.ca


TAVENER, M. Michelle
Tuesday, January 4, 2005 The Halifax Herald Limited
TAVENER, M. Michelle
- 83, New Glasgow, passed away Sunday, January 2, 2005, after a lengthy and brave battle with cancer. Born in Carbonnear, NL, she was a daughter of the late Albert and Violet (Noel) Pilgrim. Michelle was a unique and innovative spirit whose sense of play, talents and energy made so many of life's happenings into events. She operated her own hairstyling salon for many years. Michelle loved shopping, decorating, crocheting, traveling and social gatherings with family and friends. She was an avid bowler, participating in the Nova Scotia Provincial Bowling Tournament for many years and an avid bingo player until her recent ill health.

Michelle is survived by daughters, Joan (Darryll) MacDonald, Stellarton; Karen (Ben) MacLean, New Glasgow; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; sister, Florizel (Bond) Jennings, Corner Brook, NL; brothers, Guy (Josie), Nappean, Ont.; George, New Glasgow; David, London, Ont.; Ernest, Corner Brook, NL. She was predeceased by her husband, Peter; son, Guy in infancy; brothers, Harry, Charles, Eldis, Randall, and sister, Lillian. There will be no visitation or funeral service at the request of the family. A private family committal service will be held in Brookside Cemetery, New Glasgow at a later date. Donations in memory of Michelle may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or IWK Health Centre, Halifax.


TULK, Myrtle Louise
Friday, January 21, 2005 The Halifax Herald Limited
TULK, Myrtle Louise
- 81, Dartmouth, died January 17, 2005, in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Port aux Port, NL, she was a daughter of the late James and Susan Martin. She is survived by her husband, George Hubert Tulk; daughters, Carol King and Sharon Turner, both of Corner Brook, NL. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday in Dartmouth Funeral Home, 29 Queen St., Rev. Carolyn Tomlin officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Hermon Cemetery.


WILLIAMS, Hazel Cavell
Monday, January 31, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
WILLIAMS, Hazel Cavell
- Passed away peacefully at home with her family at her side on Thursday, January 27, 2005, at the age of 85. Hazel (King) Williams, born in Campbellton, NL, and formerly of Halifax and Ottawa, beloved wife of the late Donald Brown Williams, loving mother of Judith Mathieu of Halifax, Nellie Balandowich and her husband Larry of Burlington and loving grandmother to Catherine, Nancy, Faith and Rebecca. She will be fondly remembered by brothers, Wilson and Harold King; sisters, Jennie Bartlett and Phyllis West. She will be dearly missed by all. Visitation in Smith's Funeral Home, Burlington, Ont., (905-632-3333) will be held Tuesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held in Glad Tidings Pentecostal Church, Burlington, on Wednesday, February 2, at 10 a.m. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Burlington. www.smithsfh.com


WILLIAMS, Gladys Laura Rhoda
Sunday, January 2, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
WILLIAMS, Gladys Laura Rhoda
- 80, West Green Harbour, passed away Friday, December 31, 2004, in the VG Site, QEII, Halifax.

Born on Cottles Island, NL, she was a daughter of the late Stanley and Elsie (Short) King. She is survived by sons, Leo Williams, Lockeport; Ian Williams (Betty), East Green Harbour; Arnold Williams, East Green Harbour; daughters, Rita Thimot (Arden), Cornwallis; Margaret Scott (Lyle) and Stella Enslow (Arthur), both of West Green Harbour; Shirley Williams (Peter), Lunenburg; brothers, Herbert King, Grand Falls, NL; Lester King, Cottles Island; sisters, Joyce White, Baleta Canning, Rita Hill, all of Cottles Island; Joan Normore, Springdale, NL; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles Daniel Williams; brothers, Percy, Phillip, Herbert; sisters, Stella, Yvonne, Tassie; one grandchild. Visiting 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in H.M. Huskilson's Funeral Home, Lockeport. Funeral service 2 p.m. Monday in H.M. Huskilson's Funeral Home, Shelburne, Rev. Matthew Sponagle officiating. Burial in St. Thomas Parish Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory to St. Peter's Anglican Church or any charity.


ZINCK, Florence Mayfield
Monday, January 10, 2005    The Halifax Herald Limited
ZINCK, Florence Mayfield
- 93, Mahone Bay, and formerly of Bayport, passed away Friday, January 7, 2005, in Mahone Nursing Home, Mahone Bay. Born in New Melborne, NL, she was a daughter of the late William and Julie (Soper) Goodwin. Florence enjoyed spending time at home and to all that knew her, family was most important in her life. She was a member of Wesley United Church, Feltzen South. She is survived by daughters, Jane and husband Carl Tanner, First South; Mazie Grant, Bayport; sons, Geoffrey and wife Doris, First South; Ralph and wife Corinne, Newcombville; Murray, East LaHave; sister, Millie Barry, Mahone Bay; 14 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Fred; brothers, Frank and Ralph. Funeral Arrangements are under the direction of Dana L. Sweeny Funeral Home, 11213 Hwy. No. 3, Lunenburg, where funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Rev. Vivian Moores and Rev. Robert Zinck officiating. Interment will be in Shepherd's Hill Cemetery, Riverport. Family flowers only, memorial donations may be made to Mahone Nursing Home or a charity of your choice. On-line condolences: www.sweenyfuneralhome.ca

 

 

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